IN GLEN ROCK, NJ & TEANECK, NJ
APRIL 11 - 15
2022 SPRING CHESS CAMP
APRIL 11-15 (in Glen Rock & Teaneck)
Spend Spring Break with
INTERNATIONAL CHESS ACADEMY (ICA)
For over 20 years, ICA has been serving the NY metropolitan chess community by offering classes led by highly trained and elite coaches while hosting tournaments and camps for motivated and competitive students.
Time to secure your child’s spot!
Morning chess lessons are arranged for different levels based on experience and all focus on strategy, tactics and end-game training. Afternoon Chess tournaments let our campers put into practice what they have learned in the lessons.
ICA’s spring activities are more than just Chess and are designed to improve strategic thinking, memory and logic, while letting campers explore creativity, imagination and most importantly, allowing them to meet other children, form friendships, and have fun. Our counselors excel in their fields and are all enthusiastic teachers.
At ICA camps, confidence is reinforced by success at every level and in a multitude of disciplines. Your child is encouraged to get out of their comfort zone by competing in the chess arena, and sportsmanship and camaraderie are reinforced and rewarded.
We pride ourselves in giving campers the opportunity to explore interests such as Art, Music, Math, and Athletics (our summer dodgeball and soccer tournaments are legendary), while building friendships that last well past summer.
If you have questions, don’t hesitate to contact our Director at 201-819-8280 or email us at: email@example.com!
AS ALWAYS, CLASSES ARE SMALL, SO SECURE YOUR SPOT TODAY!
SPRING CAMP ENROLLMENT IS NOW OPEN WITH
EARLY BIRD PRICING 'till March 31
Join us for 1 Day or all WEEK! Choose whatever works during your VACATION Schedule, but don’t miss out!
Full Day sessions (9am - 5pm)
Half Day sessions (9am - 3pm)
Registration is open to kids ages 6-16! As in years past, we expect the camps to fill early, so secure your spot now! Choose from 1/2 Day Sessions (9a-3p) to Full Day Sessions (9a-5p) and early drop-off and late pick is available as an option.
All Chess levels from beginner to advanced are encouraged and welcome!
We offer multiple discounts for 4+ days.
10% Sibling discounts.
Any ICA student who has attended classes or camps for 2 or more years, that would like to attend but needs financial assistance, please contact our Director to discuss additional financial aid options.
ON-SITE CAMP DAILY SCHEDULE
9:00 AM-9:50 AM: Chess Lesson (Part I: Puzzle/Concepts)
Coaches will guide students through a concept for the day, targeted toward a specific area of their games depending on their level. Puzzles and exercises will help cement knowledge.
9:50 AM-10:00 AM: Short Intermission
10:00 AM-11:00 AM: Chess Lesson (Part II: Analysis)
Coaches will analyze hand-picked chess games, from the students or other players, to illustrate common techniques and critical thinking patterns that are necessary for growth in chess.
11:15 AM-12:30 PM: Outside Sports
Weather permitting, our counselors will encourage campers to head outdoors for some supervised fun! Our most popular pastimes include dodgeball, soccer and tags!
12:30 PM - 1 PM: Lunch (bring your own!)
1:00 PM-3:00 PM: A camp-wide chess tournament separated by skill level. All levels participate!
3:00 PM-5:00 PM: Various activities including:
-- Math Classes
-- Mind Games
-- Art Classes
Please read our compliance with CDC rules here.